|Date of death||13/03/1897|
|Age at death||about 60 years|
Michael was a drovers cook
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|Cemetery||Seven Mile Yards, on the Corinda-Bowen Downs Road|
Qld BDM Ref: 1897/C31
Cause of Death: Heart Disease
(By Telegraph from our Correspondents.) BARCALDINE, March 24.
On the 18th Instant it was reported at Bowen Downs that the body of a man was discovered on the 16th close to the Seven Mile Yards, on the Corinda-Bowen Downs road. From an Inquiry held by Mr. Fraser, it appears that the remains are those of a man named. Michael Lee lately in the employ of Mr. Scott, a drover, who said deceased, was in good health while he was with him. . Death had evidently resulted from natural causes. The weather to hot again to-day, and’ clouds are coming up.
[Source:http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article20771477 The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld.: 1866 – 1939) Saturday 3 April 1897]